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RD Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)
Summary of Primary Functions:
The RD Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) is a clinician prepared to manage the diabetes population at specific clinical site(s) in order to support long-term diabetes health. Position responsibilities include identifying the population at risk for diabetes complications; intervening to close care gaps through active collaboration with providers; implementing individual and group diabetes self-management education/training (DSME/T); supporting patients with diabetes (PWD) in changing self-care practices to achieve diabetes health; and participating in quality initiatives of the BSPDH to improve the DSME/T program.
Essential Job Functions:
Essential Functions (7-10) Statements - List the essential functions of the job. Essential functions are the reasons a job exists.
Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development of adults, possesses the ability to assess data reflective of patient’s status, and interprets information needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to age and specific needs
Manages patient registry of adult patients with diabetes from the electronic health record
Establishes a collaborative, therapeutic alliance with PWD that supports shared decision making in the provision of care
Implements DSME/T education program in assigned site(s)
Individualizes diabetes self-management instruction to accommodate physiologic, psychologic, emotional, cultural and spiritual needs
Documents DSME/T assessment, plan and behavioral outcomes in electronic health record; contributes data to analytics
Examines abnormal, diabetes-related laboratory and diagnostic reports, uses clinical judgement to discern next steps, and communicates verbally and in written form proposed therapeutic options to providers
Participates and completes assigned quality improvement activities using data from the electronic health record
Participates in selection of program materials for patient use
Completes peer performance reviews as assigned
Bills for services rendered in electronic health record and evaluates revenue integrity
Assumes additional tasks based BSPDH needs
This document is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, or working conditions associated with the job. Employees may be required to perform other job related duties as required by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodation.
HOPE (www.thefacesofhope.org) is looking for a part time paid nutritionist from 5 to 7:30pm Monday thru Friday to help with their nutrition classes. If anyone is interested they can reach out to Shauntrel McCovery at 804-592-4751 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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